Tin

Object Number: 
2002.1.3429
Date: 
1881-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
9 x 5 x 1 3/8 in.
Description: 
An orange-red oval tin gun powder bottle with a narrow spout with a tin lid and a clip on the back for attaching to a belt. The front has a central oval frame printed in black and red with a flag marked "Orange Extra Sporting" and a wreath encircled by the words "Laflin & Rand/ Hercules Powder Co." The back is embossed "Hercules/ Powder Co./ U.S.A."
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group